Tunisia

September 6, 2000

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Internet use in Tunisia has certainly been on the rise in the past few years, beginning in 1996 with only 111 subscribers and growing to 100,000 this year. However these figures are considered relativ

September 5, 2000

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BG International to invest additional US$450 million in Tunisia Here is a press release , that was issued by BG, concerning its Tunisian business:

September 3, 2000

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Tunisian power demand is growing rapidly, at an estimated percent annually. Recent census figures indicate that around 94.6 percent of Tunisian homes had access to electricity in 1999.

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Tunisia produces modest volumes of oil and gas, but these may increase in the future with adequate investment. Information contained in this report is the best available as of June 2000 and is subje

August 29, 2000

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SOTUVER, the producer of hollow glass, which is 51 percent, owned by Chahed group, announces stronger income for the first half of this year.

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The sentiment was heavily shacked since Tuesday amid concerns over SOTETEL and SFBT turndown.

August 24, 2000

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The market carried an impressive U-turn in mid-week to climb at new heights on Friday.

August 23, 2000

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Italian customs seized Monday 5.76 tonnes of cigarettes of a well-known US brand in containers in the Genoa port area after being illegally imported from Tunisia.

August 22, 2000

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Twelve thousand attend Saber Ruba’ee concert in Carthage Festival.

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Tunisia's Telecommunication Minister Announces that the country will invest US$250m in telecommunications projects in the year 2000.

August 20, 2000

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Tunisia’s agricultural sector has grown by 40 percent over the past 12 years. And, the sector’s self-sufficiency ratio reached the115 percent-mark last year.

August 19, 2000

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Germany has credited Tunisia 73.6 million Deutsche marks for upgrading its private enterprises.

August 16, 2000

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The Tunis indexes ended at all time highs in spite of flagging mood whereas acceleration in all sectors declined sharply apart from financials more poised to swing higher.

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To June 2000, BIAT, Tunisian largest privately owned bank, posted total assets of TND two billion increasing by 28 percent and a net earnings rise of 22.5 percent at TND 13.129 million.

August 10, 2000

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Tunis Stock Exchange was in full swing despite evident controversies on half-yearly releases.